Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: From Frank Mark and Joyce

From: frank mark <>

This email with the subject "From Frank Mark and Joyce" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 06 Sep 2007 02:56:04 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was frank mark <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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<DIV><FONT size=3D3><STRONG>From Frank Mark and Joyce&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbs=
p;&nbsp; <BR>Our late Father is Mr Lawrence Mark <BR>in Abidjan, Cote d'lvo=
<DIV><FONT size=3D3><STRONG></STRONG></FONT>&nbsp;</DIV>
<DIV><FONT size=3D3><STRONG>Dearest One<BR>I know this mail may come to you=
 as a surprise, since we have not known or written before. I am Frank Mark,=
 I am contacting you on behalf of myself and my youner sister Joyce, We are=
 an orphans.<BR>&nbsp;<BR>Nationality: Ivoirians. Our late Father Mr Lawren=
ce Mark was a successful business-man whom before his untimely death , was =
a Cocoa and Diamond Merchant based here in Abidjan, Cote d'lvoire.Both our =
Father and Mother were poisoned at a party organised by one of his business=
 associates. Before he died in a private hospital here, my Father called me=
 and told me that he deposited the sum of US$12.5m (Twelve Million Five Hun=
dred Thousand American Dollars), in a bank here which he used my name as ne=
xt of kin to deposit the funds as the only son.Due to the problem that have=
 arised in our family between my late Father's brothers over who should con=
trol his wealth and subsquent death in the family, I have decided with my y=
ounger sister to transfer this funds overseas for future investment after w=
e finish our education.<BR>&nbsp;<BR>We want to leave here and come over to=
 your country to live and continue our studies, because our lives is no lon=
ger safe here. We have heard from a reliable source that they are planing o=
n how to retrieve all the documents concerning the funds from us, so that t=
hey can claim the funds.<BR>&nbsp;<BR>Before contacting you, we have spoken=
 with the local bank manager and worked out modalities on how to transfer t=
he funds to your country. <BR>Please, we humbly seek your assistance in the=
 following ways:<BR>&nbsp;<BR>1- To assist us in transferring this fund qui=
etly into your account in your country.<BR>2- To serve as the guardian of t=
his funds since I am still in the university and my younger sister is still=
 in the college.<BR>&nbsp;<BR>3- To make arrangement for me and my younger =
sister to come over to your country to further our education and to help us=
 secure a residential permit in your country. Moreover, we are willing to o=
ffer you any agreed (percentage) out of the total funds as compensation for=
 your efforts/input after the successful transfer of this funds into your n=
ominated account overseas, while some percentage will be set aside to offse=
t any expenses we may incur.<BR>&nbsp;<BR>4- Furthermore, you can indicate =
your option towards assisting us as I believe that this transaction would b=
e concluded within the shortest possible time. <BR>NB: Please, if you are i=
nterested to help us, contact me immediately after you read this proposal s=
o that I may give you more detailed information how this transfer could be =
carried out.<BR>&nbsp;<BR>However, I wish to hear from you to know your dec=
ision concerning this proposal.&nbsp; please We are expecting your urgent r=
ours Sincerely,<BR>Mr frank and Joyce,</STRONG></FONT></DIV><br /><hr />Bes=
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